Executive Advisory Council
Governors State University recognizes that developing strong ties with corporate partners who are committed to excellence in education is critical to building the university of the future. The visionary leaders which make up the Executive Advisory Council have joined us to help build our ties to business. By actively endorsing our programs, advocating on our behalf and advancing the GSU brand in their relationships with other leaders throughout Northeastern Illinois and Northwestern Indiana, they are helping to change the face of higher education.
Senior Vice-President, ComEd
CEO, Mandala Global Advisors
Independent Senior Executive H/R Consultant
Honorable Vernard Alsberry
Mayor, Village of Hazel Crest, Illinois
Director, Client Experience, Midway Broadcasting
R.R. Donnelley (retired), (GSU Alumnus)
President, GSU Alumni Association (GSU Alumnus)
Vice President, Workforce Development and Community Relations, COUNTRY Financial
Attorney, Spesia, Ayers, and Ardaugh, (GSU Alumnus)
President and CEO, Heyward & Johnson, Inc.
Vice President, Community Development Banking, PNC Bank
Senior Vice President, Healthcare and Not-for-Profit Banking, RBS Citizens/Charter One
Senior Managing Director and Branch Manager, Mesirow Financial